Jewish Dealer Kenny Schachter on the Art World

Saturday, November 30, 2013

In the latest issue of the New Yorker Magazine, Nick Paumgarten questions why are so many people paying so much money for art? In the article, Kenny Schachter,…

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Jews on de Blasio’s Inauguration Team

Saturday, November 30, 2013

Bill de Blasio is getting ready for his inauguration. Almost exactly one month before the January 1 date when he’ll take the oath of office, the mayor-elect rolled…

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Swiss Stays “Think Yiddish, Dress British” Edition Features Yiddish Phrases

Thursday, November 28, 2013
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David Schottenstein’s collar stays startup Swiss Stays announced a special edition called “Think Yiddish, Dress British” where each stay features a Yiddish word on one side relating to…

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Politicians Tweet Hanukkah Greetings

Wednesday, November 27, 2013
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“From my family to yours, Chag Sameach!” —President Obama: http://t.co/wmnsMSFUDR #HappyHanukkah — The White House (@WhiteHouse) November 27, 2013 Laureen & I extend our warmest greetings to everyone…

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Jewish Insider Daily Kickoff – Nov. 27

Wednesday, November 27, 2013
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Israel, EU Resolve Spat Over Settlements: “Israel and the European Union resolved a four-month diplomatic dispute over new EU rules that prohibit public funds from going to Israeli entities…

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Jewish Insider Daily Kickoff – Nov 26

Tuesday, November 26, 2013
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Rundown – AIPAC breaks silence on Iran deal; White House reaches out to Jewish leaders; Haim Saban hosted President Obama at his house last night; Harry Reid stuck between…

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Amid US – Israel friction, Saban hosts Obama

Monday, November 25, 2013
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President Barack Obama attended a dinner fundraiser for the Democrat’s House Senate Victory Fund at the home of Haim and Cheryl Saban last night. Tickets were $16,200 per…

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Isadore Sharp, Chairman of Four Seasons Hotels, donates $1M to Toronto Shul

Monday, November 25, 2013

On Dec. 3, Shaarei Shomayim Congregation will celebrate the success of its year-long capital campaign – called “Retire Rebuild Renew” – at a gala dinner with keynote speaker…

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Jewish Insider Daily Kickoff – Nov 25

Monday, November 25, 2013
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Special Report: Behind the scenes of the deal between the ‘Great Satan’ and ‘Axis of Evil’ [Reuters]  Longer-Term Deal With Iran Faces Major Challenges: “The euphoria over the signing of…

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A Rabbi, Senator, Congresswoman & Ambassador walk into Eli’s…

Sunday, November 24, 2013
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Not the start of a joke. Rather, Rabbi Shmuley Boteach, Senator Cory Booker, Congresswoman Tulsi Gabbard, and Israeli Ambassador to the U.S. Ron Dermer all went out to…

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